Asheville Catholic honors late Mercy Sister Anita SheerinASHEVILLE — Parents and friends of Asheville Catholic School remember Mercy Sister Anita Sheerin as a person who gave of herself unceasingly – first to educate children and later to minister to the sick and homebound. "Sister Anita was...
Bishop McGuinness High School junior wins photography awardKERNERSVILLE — Bishop McGuinness High School junior Lucas Las-Casas has been recognized at the national level for his photograph "Holy Coke." He won a national Silver Medal in photography in the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, sponsored...
Bishop McGuinness musicians perform at GuitarFestKERNERSVILLE — The Bishop McGuinness High School guitar ensemble performed at the 18th annual Appalachian GuitarFest and Competition at Appalachian State University in Boone April 12-14. They were among 130 registrants from 10 different states....
Fall opening planned for Christ the King High SchoolKANNAPOLIS — The permanent site for Christ the King High School is starting to take shape with construction well under way on the main structure and the practice gymnasium. Dr. Daniel Dolan, principal, toured the school site, located at...
Diaper derby an outstanding successASHEVILLE — Asheville Catholic School collected more than 8,000 diapers during its annual "Diaper Derby" last month. The donated diapers are given to Catholic Social Services, where they are given out to families in need. The fourth grade...
Dentist visits Our Lady of GraceGREENSBORO — Our Lady of Grace School's kindergarten class recently welcomed Greensboro dentist Dr. Enrico Silva to their classrooms to talk about dental health. Students learned about the importance of good habits and how to practice preventive...
Coach shows love is powerful force on, off basketball courtHIGH POINT — Vince Lombardi, one of the greatest football coaches of all time, once said, "They call it coaching, but it is teaching. You do not just tell them ... you show them the reasons." In her 10 years of coaching girls basketball at...
St. Gabriel champs in girls basketballCHARLOTTE — St. Gabriel School's seventh and eighth-grade girls basketball team, coached by Tim Rohan and Mark Keough, recently dribbled their way to a 8-0 regular season championship and emerged champions in the IFBL Tournament. They also...
Catholic school enrollment has slightly dropped, nationally and locallyPictured: Bishop Peter J. Jugis leads the students and faculty of Christ the King High School in prayer Feb. 20 at the permanent location for the school now under construction. (Photos by SueAnn Howell, Catholic News Herald) HOUSTON — U.S....
OLG students visit nation's capitalGREENSBORO — Our Lady of Grace School's eighth grade travelled to Washington, D.C., in February for four days. Their tour included stops at the Lincoln Memorial (pictured above), Mount Vernon, Arlington National Cemetery, the Basilica of...
FROM THE PASTORS
Read and listen to homilies posted regularly by pastors at parishes within the Diocese of Charlotte:
- Fr. Frank Cancro at Queen of the Apostles
- Fr. Patrick Earl at St. Peter in Charlotte
- Fr. John Eckert at St. John the Baptist in Tryon
- Fr. Timothy Reid at St. Ann in Charlotte
- Fr. Benjamin Roberts at Our Lady of Lourdes in Monroe
- Fr. Patrick Winslow at St. Thomas Aquinas in Charlotte
- Watch full Masses live and on demand, listen to homilies and reflections from Sacred Heart Church in Salisbury
- Listen to homilies from St. William Catholic Church in Murphy